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1506, 2020

Athletes get together via Zoom

We are holding weekly Zoom meetings on Sundays for our athletes and volunteers during lockdown as it could be many weeks before training and competitions can start again. Simple exercises are posted on our Facebook [...]

1203, 2020

Sunday Training Suspended

Due to the coronavirus we have decided to suspend all Sunday training until after Easter. The boccia tournament, due to take place on 26th April, has also been postponed. This decision was made as we [...]

703, 2020

Selection for 2021 Summer Games

Eight of our athletes have been selected to compete in next year's National Special Olympics Summer Games in Liverpool. In order to secure their place in the North West team, athletes must first take part [...]

1111, 2019

Dan wins full set of medals

At the North Devon Special Olympics Table Tennis competition Dan won Gold in division 2 mixed doubles, Silver in division 1 men’s doubles and Bronze in division 2 men’s singles

1511, 2018

Thanks to all our funders

We have received a Magic Little Grant through the partnership between Localgiving and the Postcode Community Trust. The Postcode Community Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. We received [...]

2208, 2018

Medal Success at Anniversary Games

Celebrating 40 years of Special Olympics in Great Britain, the Anniversary Games were held from 9th to 13th August at the University of Stirling. Six of our athletes were amongst 1,400 athletes with intellectual disabilities [...]

508, 2018

Sunday Coaching Sessions

Please note that there will be no more training sessions until 9th September. On Thursday 9th August six of our athletes will travel to Stirling for four days competition in the Special Olympics Anniversary Games. [...]

2806, 2018

Our athletes learn about Fit 5

Fit 5 is a Special Olympics fitness resource that provides tips and information to help athletes, parents and coaches lead a healthy lifestyle through physical activity, nutrition and hydration. It is based on the three [...]